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Did you know that there is more to Walt Disney World than meets the eye? If you look closely in many attractions, resorts, and even in the walkways you will find “Hidden Mickeys.” What is a Hidden Mickey you ask? It is usually a combination of three circles that form a Mickey Head, but sometimes it can be a silhouette, a fully drawn Mickey that is disguised or hidden in an unusual location, or even a written reference to Mickey Mouse. Finding Hidden Mickeys can become addicting, and it is a fun way to pass time in a line queue, at your resort or while you are walking through the parks.

There is no better way to end a day at Walt Disney World than by looking to the sky. No one does fireworks better than Disney. A lot goes into putting on the shows night after night. Here are ten mind blowing facts and things that you might want to know about the fireworks at Walt Disney World.

Guests who enjoy a Walt Disney World vacation spend the majority of their time in the theme parks enjoying attractions, dining, entertainment, and shopping. The most popular of the four theme parks is the Magic Kingdom which opened with the Walt Disney World Resort in 1971. The park is home to lands filled with fantasy, adventure, classic experiences, and much more and it is no wonder that guests love to spend plenty of time there on each Disney vacation.

While many guests might think that they are very familiar with the Magic Kingdom, there are plenty of hidden details, secrets, and Hidden Mickeys scattered throughout the park that add a level of depth and history. Many guests might overlook these small details and secrets and never even know that they exist! From nods to opening dates and extinct attractions to architectural trickery and magic tricks, there are plenty of hidden secrets for guests to find. Here are eight secrets that most guests don’t know about in Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom.

Let’s face it, we love the weird, bizarre, strange and different. I am certainly guilty of being intrigued by the weirdest stories, whether it is strange celebrity facts or being fascinated with urban legends. I started thinking; I wonder what weird Disney has in its past (or present!) I have collected the top 9 facts that will make you go, “Hmmm?!”

Walt Disney World is a magical place to vacation with four theme parks, two water parks, Disney Springs, and over twenty Disney Resorts. Guests can have endless fun experiencing attractions, live entertainment, dining, shopping, recreation, and relaxing. All of the amazing experiences to be had in Walt Disney World leave guests wanting to return time and time again which leaves them very familiar with the parks and Disney Resorts.

While many guests might think that they know all there is to know about Disney attractions, history, and parks, they might be surprised at how many secrets there are scattered throughout the property. Here are eight of the best kept secrets at Walt Disney World!

Cinderella Castle is the cause of many shouts of joy as it is spotted from the Ferry Boat in the mornings by first time visitors at Walt Disney World. As the boat gets closer and closer the excitement on faces, both young and old, grows. This is why Walt wanted the Transportation and Ticket Center to exist. He wanted a buffer between the Guests leaving their cars and arriving at the park. The Cinderella Castle draws us into the Magic Kingdom.

Then inside the park it pulls us down Main Street U.S.A. Once the Castle has gotten a good look up close, then guests begin to look around and choose a direction to go. Can you just imagine yourself at the Magic Kingdom, on opening day crossing over the lake, ready to pay your $4.95 entrance fee and seeing Cinderella Castle for the first time? The Castle is an impressive piece of Disney Imagineering. Here are some thing you may, or may not, have known about Cinderella Castle.

Guests who love the movies and television simply must spend lots of time in Disney’s Hollywood Studios enjoying all that the park has to offer. The park opened in 1989 and has been amazing guests ever since by inviting them to step directly into Hollywood and star in their very own big screen adventures. Guests who spend time in Disney’s Hollywood Studios can rock out with Aerosmith, travel to The Twilight Zone, shrink down to the size of a toy, laugh along with the Muppets, and join the Rebel Alliance. With so many amazing experiences to enjoy in Disney’s Hollywood Studios, guests absolutely love to experience it all.

Part of what makes Disney’s Hollywood Studios is the incredible attention to detail that brings the spirit and depth of Hollywood to life. While the details help to transport guests to specific places and bring the areas and attractions to life, there are plenty of hidden facts and secrets in these details. From Hidden Mickeys and tributes to historical dates and props, there are plenty of hidden details that feature some amazing facts. Here are twelve amazing facts about Walt Disney World’s Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

Who notes you can also find Hidden Mickeys at your local Disney Store, so ask the Cast Member to point them out...

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